Salon Inspiration: Lupita Nyong'o
The newcomer topped off her Academy Award-winning ensemble with a diamond and gold Fred Leighton headband. To offset the elegant accessory, hairstylist Larry Sims added smooth texture to Nyong'o's hair in the front and volume at the crown.
Edgy Side Part
Whether your hair is long or short, changing up your look doesn’t have to be complicated. Steal the star’s go-to trick and play with your part for an instant update.
Nyong’o continued her creative hair streak by adding some length and volume to the top of her head. The final look? A cool and curly pompadour style.
Nyong’o paired her movie-star makeup with an au naturel hairstyle at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival. We loved the fuss-free look so much, it became one our must-try hair trends for summer.
To get into the spirit of the Met Gala, the actress styled her crop in a French roll, topped with a statement-making headpiece—but the experimenting didn’t end there. The real showstopper? Her regal purple hair color!
Dramatic Side Part
A glamorous yet understated hairstyle served as the perfect contrast to her striking Ralph Lauren gown at the Golden Globes. For similar drama, create a deep side part with a rattail comb.
Who says short hair has to hold you back? For the Non-Stop premiere, the star's cropped cut was brushed into an edgy mohawk.
For a funky twist, she wore a fishtail braid swept across her forehead at the MTV Movie Awards.
That's one way to embrace your inner feline! In what may be her most adorable look yet, the hair innovator sported two mini puffs resembling cat ears at the GLAAD Media Awards.
Faux Widow’s Peak
Just because you weren’t born with a widow’s peak, doesn’t mean you can’t fake one. Take a look at the star’s exaggerated hairline at the Critics’ Choice Awards for proof.